The Peacemaker Program announces the departure of Executive Director Brenda Episcopo, as  she becomes the Executive Director for the United Way of the Valley and Greater Utica Area.

     “This month marks my 8th year as Executive Director of The Peacemaker Program. Overall, 15 years of involvement with the agency.  I have been privileged to work with an amazing group of staff, board and volunteers and to serve my community through innovative programs.  Peacemaker Program is the leader in the state and nation among our peers because of the level of dedication to being the best and this will continue into the future.  I am very excited at the opportunity to serve my community in a broader way through the United Way”. Brenda Episcopo

     Episcopo will work at the Peacemaker Program through the end of May. 

     Board President Beverly Quist states, “On behalf of the Board of Directors of The Peacemaker Program, I congratulate Brenda Episcopo on accepting this wonderful opportunity with the United Way.  The Peacemaker Program remains firmly committed to our mission: offering inclusive, innovative approaches to resolve conflict and achieving positive outcomes for children, families and the community. “

     The search for a new Executive Director will begin immediately.  Interested candidates should watch for the posting to appear on our website and other local career recruiting venues.